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Find the latest news and press releases about Heidelberg University Hospital in Germany and learn more about our medical departments, our state-of-the-art technology or new treatment options in Heidelberg.

  • Long Term Survival in Multiple Myeloma


    The Heidelberg Myeloma Center is the third largest therapy center in the world. The International Myeloma Foundation supports two Heidelberg-led projects for bone marrow cancer with € 1.6 million.

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  • Heidelberg virologist receives the highest medical science award of the USA


    For his work on the propagation of the Hepatitis C virus in cell culture systems, Professor Dr. Ralf Bartenschlager receives the 'unofficial American Nobel Prize in Medicine'.

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  • New surgery Europe-wide: spina bifida successfully operated within the womb


    The operative approach within the womb at Heidelberg University Hospital, unique in Europe, can markedly reduce severe spinal cord damage.

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  • 'Locomat' helps patients learn to walk again


    The Spinal Cord Injury Center puts the latest gait robot into operation. New features improve the early therapy for incomplete spinal cord lesions.

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  • New therapies for skin cancer


    Advanced-stage skin cancer can be very dangerous. Using immunotherapies with scattered skin cancer increase the chances of a longer survival.

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